On This Day

What Happened on September 8, 1881

Famous Birthdays

  • Harry Hillman, American athlete (3 Gold Olympic 1904), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 1945)

Famous Deaths

  • Frederick, Prince of the Netherlands and general and large landowner (created Muskau Park), dies at 84
1881 Highlights

About September 8, 1881

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 140 years, 2 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo